Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide
Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of June 1, 2021 at 6:00pm EST.
On Tuesday, health officials in Ontario logged 699 new infections. This marks lowest single-day increase since October 18, 2020 when the province reported 658 cases. With more than 532,000 total confirmed cases since the onset of the pandemic, 96.2% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, Covid-related deaths increased by 9 for a total of 8,766 fatalities.
Globally, over 170 million cases have confirmed positive for Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data. Since the start of the pandemic, over 154 million people have recovered. Fatalities attributable to Covid-19 now surpass 3.5 million worldwide.
The UK and Portugal have not reported any fatalities in the last 24-hours.